For three days every September, the Common Ground Country Fair in Unity becomes one of the state’s finest food courts.
Every August, the Sweet Chariot Music Festival turns Swan’s Island into a musical Brigadoon.
A group of Portland gardeners open the gates to their Munjoy Hill retreats.
On Maine Maple Sunday, Elizabeth Peavey jets from sugarhouse to sugarhouse, sampling Maine’s sweet and sticky treat.
It’s no longer regarded as a cure-all, but the curious-tasting soft drink does seem to be a prescription for happiness.